Adrienne Ng is a corporate/commercial and trade-mark lawyer.
Prior to joining the firm, Adrienne worked at Norton Rose, an international full-service law firm with over 40 offices around the world, as well as Gowlings, one of Canada's largest full-service law firms.
Adrienne trained as a Chemical Engineer at the University of Toronto and was once heavily involved in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. She has worked as a Manager of Process Engineering at Sanofi Pasteur, the country's largest vaccine company. She has also worked with numerous biotechnology and life sciences companies in her role as a Consultant at YORKbiotech, a Regional Innovation Network in Ontario. She has also been a researcher at the University of Toronto's Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering.
Adrienne is also intimately familiar with what start-up companies need and understands the challenges they face, as she is an entrepreneur herself. Adrienne is a co-founder and director of Indie Coffee Passport, a cool company that encourages people to discover the independent coffee culture in their city. The Passport has been featured in Toronto Life Magazine, The Toronto Star's "toronto.com", The Ottawa Citizen, CBC Radio, Metro News, Eye Weekly, The Grid, BlogTO, Torontoist, Nightlife Magazine and La Presse. Adrienne is also co-founder of LUVYT, an online store for wedding jewelry rentals. Adrienne's most recent start-up is HippoMD, a mobile app that dispatches doctors, on-demand, directly to patients.
Adrienne loves working with start-ups, tech or otherwise, and often finds herself as part of a start-up's journey from inception to a significant financing to beyond, drawing from both her entrepreneurial and legal experience.
Adrienne would love to help you with your business and intellectual property needs.